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:00, san jose's catholic diocese has replaced a pastor. the bishop announced today, that father lou vu has stepped down. and reverend patrick brown will take his place. father vu was criticized for allowing a convicted sex offender to work as a volunteer. >>> a shooting in san jose today sent a teenager to the hospital. it happened about 3:00 this afternoon on mcloughlin avenue near summer side drive. officers found a 16, or 17-year- old victim with at least one gunshot wound. he was taken to the hospital. officers say he is expected to survive. there is no word tonight of any arrests. police say the shooting could be gang related. >>> in eight minutes, a college student gunned down amid violence that also injured a police officer. the rewards now offered in a search for a suspect who is still on the run. >>> the san francisco 49ers made a big statement tonight defeating the well regarded chicago bears 32-7 in a monday night showdown at candlestick park. the old ballpark also shown brightly. >> reporter: no doubt wanted to avoid that embarrassment they suffered during the monday night game
are experiencing minor delays. oakland and san jose have gate holds or arrival delays of 15 minutes or less and san francisco is also running smoothly tonight but about 10% of flights have had long delays and that is over 45 minutes. >>> this storm is racing across the bay area, packing a narrow cold front to produce the moderate to heavy rain as we just saw in jade's live shot. you can see at storm tracker two, the main focus in the southern half of the bay. this is the radar loop over -- over the past three hours. picking up in san jose and around the east bay around the fremont area. that darker shade of green, you can count on heavier downpours closer to union city, also out towards skylark, niles boulevard and school street. as we shift the maps up here, you'll notice still some lingering rain showers in the east bay. here is hayward and it is showing you activity to the east toward hayward and around the castro valley area as well. you can put that out in the lower left of your screen. quite a bit of rain on the radar and we are expecting a different weather forecast for tomorrow. coming up w
good evening everyone. >> we have breaking news out of the south bay. san jose firefighters are battling a three-alarm fire in a six unit apartment complex on willow leaf drive west of the willow glen neighborhood. the san jose fire department says that a fire captain was hurt when the roof collapsed. being taken to the hospital. the fire is still burning in the top two units and four of the six units have fire or water damage. we have a crew on the way and almost there and we will bring you live coverage later in the newscast. >>> happening now at news chapter 2. opened their doors for shoppers for black friday. look at the line of cars. that is 580 in liver moore. they take the off ramp and then go to the mall. the outlet is new and getting huge crowds. also el petis opened up. jana katsuyama has the coverage. how many people out there. >> reporter: there were several hundred waiting to get in and take a look inside. it looks like a saturday afternoon. a lot of people here. obviously happy to spend their thanksgiving evening pushing around a shopping cart. they are not th
from europe. >>> the city of san jose is raising its minimum wage before the level set by the state. live at san jose state, and tells us the vote could be the start of a whole new trend. >> reporter: frank, if you work in san jose and make minimum wage, you're getting a raise. you just have to look across the street to find a business affected. at grande restaurante, it will soon cost more dough for these employees that make dough. >> increased prices reduces sales. it's kind of hard right now. >> reporter: increasing the minimum wage from $8 an hour to $10 an hour. >> it means that i will be able to go off of food stamps, which i'm currently on, and i won't have to pick and choose between which bills i have to pay. >> it adds up over time. >> reporter: you can see by green on this map, the strongest support came from the downtown, northern, and eastern portions of san jose. >> it's obvious the voters of san jose really voted with their hearts, not their minds. >> reporter: starting next year, san francisco's rate will go up to $10.55 an hour. albuquerque, new mexico's wage will ri
punishment. >>> a ktvu exclusive, we sit down with san jose's retiring police chief. the one thing he says that would have kept him on the job. >>> the pay treu i -- patrioarch of a family died in jail. today charges against him were officially dropped. >>> about 200 people took part in a candlelight vigil and march in san francisco tonight. they're remembering mayor mascone and harvey milk in the anniversary of their assassination. amber lee joins us with the story. >> reporter: the march ended here in the castro but it began at city hall where the assassinations took place on this day 34 years ago. on the steps of city hall, people gathered to remember the two slain leaders. mayor george mascone and harvey milk the city's first openly gay supersraoeup super -- supervisor. family members say the two men were trail blazers for civil rights. and the dispair on november 27, 1978 within they were gunned down by former supervisor dan white has now turned into hope. >> we will not stop until we have equality across the globe and that is what tonight means. >> reporter: with candles in hand, h
-- canabanoid known as spice. bath salts have been linked to suicide and bizarre behavior. >>> san jose police say six men and one woman accused of fighting with officers at a house party last weekend are being charged with felonies and gang enhancements. officers arrested 42 people last friday night at this house on pat avenue. police say people threw things at them when they showed up to investigate reports of gunshots. the suspects range in age from 18 to 44 years old. >>> oakland police are not giving up in their effort to curb violent crime plaguing the city. ktvu's paul chambers tell us about the police chief's new plan to put more patrols on the street without hiring additional officers. >> reporter: leaving the city at a disadvantage when dealing with criminals. but the chief has a plan that will add 24 officers on the street on the weekend. >> we're asking officers to volunteer overtime to patrol the streets when we believe there's increase in crime. >> having some coverage, having some protection for the citizens of oakland is what we really need to work on. >> reporter: and the chie
to the cold. reporting live here in san jose, amber lee, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> from amber we turn now to ktvu chief meteorologist bill martin on just how low the temperatures will fall tonight. bill. >> it's going to be one of the coolest nights we've seen in a while. we know that because look at the current temperatures. in santa rosa it's 38 degrees. that's 6 degrees above freezing. check out napa, they're at 42 degrees. fairfield we're 42. in san jose right now we're at 40 degrees. tomorrow morning overnight lows check it out. 32 up in santa rosa. freezing there. napa 32 as well. we will see frost in many bay area inland valleys and there will be freezing temperatures in the coolest low lying areas. one of the coolest nights we've seen in a while. cooler night as we head into sunday morning. we'll have all the details on that. all of the forecasts for the weekend coming up we'll see you in a few minutes. >> early today people in the east bay hills woke up to the sound of this. falling hail. this is what it looked like near highway 18 and olaga avenue. the pea sized hail resembling
medical center in san jose. the highway patrol officer was treated and released this morning. reporting live here in palo alto, amber lee, ktvu news. >>> now amazingly no one was seriously hurt when this big rig jackknifed in berkeley. the crash caused a chain reaction accident involving at least four other vehicles and closed three lanes near ashby avenue for more than an hour. >>> there's word tonight that actor larry hagman died this afternoon in a hospital in dallas at the age of 81. hagman is probably best remembered at j.r. euwing. he recently sold off some of his dallas memorabilia. his family said he suffered complications from a recent battle of cancer. they also said he loved playing j.r. ewing and was so happy that he was back in the role again in an updated dallas showing. >>> the plane went down around 3:40 this afternoon about 4 miles from the community of san andres in calav era s county. the pilot was the only person on board. his name has not been released. federal investigators are be looking into the cause of the accident. >>> in lake county, police in clear lake are
out of san jose, and another out of oakland were canceled. a bay area woman says goodbye this halloween. the help she's going to provide in new york and how you can help here. >>> much of manhattan remains without power. but wall street is back in business thanks to generators. the new york mayor michael bloomberg range the opening bell at the stock exchange. bloomberg said we opening the markets is good for the city and the country. he said it is time for everyone to get back to work. both the dow, and nasdaq closed slightly lower. dropping 10 points a piece. some had feared volatility after the two day closure, but that didn't happen. ♪ [ music ] >>> the rain came down for many during the trick or treat festivities. right now, we've got rain throughout much of the bay area. still focused on the central part of the pay. san jose, and towards livermore, you remain dry. there's good news. scattered showers, heaviest rain so far has been in the north bay, where we've seen about an inch of rain. everybody else, a quarter of an inch. some areas about a half inch. some areas
possible child abuse by a teacher. matt keller is live now in san jose to explain how one juror felt the responsibility went beyond just the principal. matt? >> reporter: we've been covering this story for months, today, the trial ended inside this courthouse with a guilty verdict. stood and listened as a guilty verdict was read for failing 30 report possible child abuse. eventually, she sat down and wiped tears from her eyes. >> we needed to be able to send a message that their obligation is to report, not to investigate. >> reporter: prosecutors say a student in east san jose went with her mother to the then principal to report suspicious activity about craig chandler. they say instead of going to the police, the principal spoke with district officials in chanldz letter about the vexes -- chandler about the investigation. chandler was arrested in january and going to charge for sexually abusing five students, including one after the report. she was immediately sentenced to two years of court probation. about $600 in fines, and about 100 hours of community service. the jurors said t
: workers in walnut creek down to san jose and all across the state have walked off the job in the company's first strike. some people still shopped at the store while others were convinced to walk away. >> go down to food max, cheaper than here. >> reporter: 47 stores working under the knob hills store walked out. change and health benefits are the number one concern. >> i have a son to support, son and a wife that's what i'm looking for. >> reporter: they looked for an increase in nonunion competition. >> there's a number of competitors that have come into the market. >> reporter: a raley's spokesman said that they gave a final offer four weeks ago. that wage package has now been implemented. >> this is the same wage change that is we have implemented throughout our country including our nonunion stores. >> these workers are out here because they're out here to provide a living wage to provide to their family. >> reporter: customers may notice a difference in the number of workers in their store but a contingency plan was in place and will remain in place. matt keller. >>> today was day
there feeling sick. >> reporter: monday night's are usually very busy at the club one here in the south san jose. but you can see there are very few cars or people here after an evacuation of woman's locker room. firefighters didn't take any chances inside using self- contained breathing apparatuses. personal trainer told me what happened right before they evacuated about 150 people from the building. >> one of my other clients came up to me and said, hey marlon there's something really strong in the bathroom. really strong and burning sensation, her eyes were burning and her -- she was coughing right after. >> reporter: a firefighter told me about 45 minutes ago that the odor was caused by eucalyptus room. the symptoms dissipate about an hour and a half. all of the victims went home and not to the hospital. i just we -- i just went back in and talked to club staff and they told me they will close at their regular hour at 11:00 and open at 5:00 in the morning. they also told me that the locker room is back open. >>> a sink hole opened up this afternoon swallowing the back wheels of a truck. th
. >> reporter: because he has to cover the price of gas and commutes from san jose, he pays close attention to gas prices. >> i see it's trending down, it's given me a little more room to breathe. >> reporter: in san francisco the average cost for a gallon is $3.48. in oakland you will pay $3.03. san jose $4.01 and vallejo $3.98. cars lined up at this shop because of the price, $3.59 a gallon. >> cheapest gas in san jose. >> that's why you come here. >> i always come here. >> my wife entirely thinks i'm not very smart that i drive 6 miles to get something that's 6- cents a gallon cheaper. >> you go to san francisco quite a bit, at least once a month. but the gas is too high right now. >> reporter: likely too high for this pizza delivery man to stay in a job he enjoys. >> i already considered getting a different job. something where i'm not depending on my car. >> reporter: the governor took action to switch to winter gasoline sooner. reporting live in san jose, maureen naylor, ktvu. >>> >> coming up at 10:30, what new jersey governor chris christie is doing to help ease a gas crunch in the
in san jose, but nothing happened. >> it's frustrating to not have somebody handle it in an appropriate manner. >> reporter: target and other stores put up signs asking customers not to give. >> i said who is this lady. they said they don't want her. they said call the cops and i did. >> did the plus come? >> no. >> reporter: san jose police spokesman used to work in fraud. he says the unit has gone from eight to two detectives. >> i spent probably the most amount of hours on a fraud case only to find out the punishment they received was far less than some violent criminal received, and they got away with a lot more money. >> reporter: street officers don't check to see if the tax id number is valid. in this case it isn't. the number is for a city business license you get online. the person who runs the office told us, the information you submit, even your name is not vary fied. if they had checked like we did, at the location listed for rosalee house, they would find this motel, and folks who say they've never heard of it. >> is it stealing? >> reporter: i would say it is. sharon mille
's starting to sag through. this thing is dragging, barely moving. san jose what's going on? nothing. some drizzle at best. i'm going to show you how it steps through time as we head through tomorrow morning. and there's going to be some of this left over for the morning commute. see you back here. >>> a san jose charity is trying to put a thanksgiving meal on as many tables as possible. city team international handed out turkeys and the fixings to 3,000 families. city team also served up turkey dinners to hundreds of people today and it will continue to do so in the coming days. the head chef says the goal is to put a little joy in the lives of their guests. >> a package stolen right off of a front porch in seven minutes, a video police hopes will lead to an arrest and how you can protect yourself. >> and toys being called toxic. >> and a a rescue team searches for a man who fell into a quarry. we're working on a development for you. six ways to sunday. you'd get knocked off. and sometimes, it took a minute to download a song. that's sixty seconds, for crying out loud. we know how long a
have been camped out here for days at this best buy in san jose for black friday deals. what we didn't find is some of the biggest retailers that may surprise you. >> first, a suspect faces a judge after a violent crime spree that left one man dead. the charges and the search for an alleged accomplice. n >>> a man appeared in a santa clara county courtroom today. it ended with a violent series of crimes involving one man dead and a police officer injured. robert honda tells us, the suspect's demeanor was is lot different today than it was last week when he was running from police. >> reporter: a shackled 26-year- old jonathan dawson wilbanks shuffled in to the courtroom this afternoon, rarely changing a somber expression. he was captured last night after police say he and another man went on an armed robbery crime spree, and later shot and killed 22-year-old rory petiford. wilbanks surrendered. he was charged with numerous accounts. >> that potentially is a life without the possibility of parole, or a death penalty charge. so there's not much more you can do to somebody after that. >
in san jose. the remodel is going to stay like this. >> it's pushed things back. hauling things out, he couldn't bring in a tractor because there was so much mud. >> reporter: the storm did little to help south bay ressive wars, currently at 75% of average for this time of year. >> the ground was dry, so we expected the water to just kind of soak in. now the ground is wet, so we're hoping the next series of storms will bring waters into the ressive wars. >> we had about 20 trees that were damaged by a broken limb or fell over. >> the city of san jose has free sand bags ready for residents and its equipment is ready to go. >> as soon as it starts raining they'll be out in the street. >> reporter: one problem? the colorful fall leaves clogging storm drains. >> at the peak there were 18,700 people without power. i just talked to p and g and they tell us there's about 150 customers in the dark. they expect to have them back online by 7:00 a.m. >>> storm number one went through during the morning commute. it made a mess. it was wet and windy the check out the rainfall totals. not a heavy rai
. authorities say an off duty san jose police officer just happened to be near by and went to the crash scene to help. the chp has not released any information about injurys in the chp stepped up patrol this upcoming holiday weekend and made hundreds of drunk driving arrests. but as paul chambers reports, it wasn't just alcohol that proved to be dangerous. >> reporter: with thanksgiving in your rear-view mirror, patrols are out in effect. this car burned beyond recognition was involved in a high speed collision along interstate 80 and crockett. you can see parts of northbound 101 looked like a parking lot. just before 8:30 saturday night a woman was killed on the freeway stopping traffic for more than two hours. >> it's still under investigation at this time and that's one of those incidents where a pedestrian find themselves on the freeway, we don't know why. >> reporter: chp says in more than 50% of their vehicle related accidents people were not wearing seat belts. investigators say that appears to have been the case in palo alto accident that killed two sisters. four of the family members
that is historically absent. maureen naylor is live now in san jose state to explain why young voters could tip the scales in a very tight race, maureen. >> reporter: campaign buttons are nothing new but tonight red and blue glow sticks and new technology to encourage those young voters. this 21-year-old foothill college student voted for the very first time. >> i guess when i was younger i was pretty apathetic about it but now that i'm old enough to do it i see why it's important to do it. >> reporter: he's part of a group of voters from 18 to 25 that usually don't turn out to vote. an energetic crowd was out trying to get the vote out. >> i was very excited about the whole day. >> reporter: and a little music for a voting block that tends to trend to vote for a certain party. compared to 74% of those 65 and older, younger voters are more trusting of the government and less interested in politics. at san jose state there were many empty seats. >> hey, what are you doing right now? >> reporter: those students stood outside trying to get others in. they also used this poster that links devices d
happy to see the rain. >> i drive to san jose every day you know for a commute. driving over 17 you see the reservoir and it's just so low. >> reporter: tonight meant closing the door on dry weather, opening up the umbrellas, bringing out the winter jackets. but it doesn't mean more business for this tree service yet. >> it doesn't start until a little later. >>> here's the deal. this is not a giant storm but i tell you what the rain hit right at the afternoon commute. it's a friday, it's going into the holiday week. you put rain on top of that and you have a mess. a half inch showing up in some north bay places. check out santa rosa, it's raining pretty hard in santa rosa. a little over . .25 of an inch an hour. let's check out rainfall here, we're doing about. 06 -- .06 of an inch an hour that's not aggressive. most of the rain really has been north. there's been a bit of action. a lot of this activity widely scattered. i'll get to that with the latest computer model then we'll go to storm number two which gets here as we roll into your saturday. all your details back here at about 1
million this weekend alone in the u.s. and canada. reporting live at santana row and san jose, maureen naylor. >>> the golden state warriors are one step closer to moving to san francisco. the city's board of supervisors budget committee yesterday approved the arena deeming the $1 billion construction project fiscally feasible. the team plans to build the new arena along piers 30 and 32. >>> a bankruptcy court has approved a deal to sell the former home of solyndra the failed solar company. the court approved the sale to seagate technology company for $90 million. there were no other bids though. >>> the hostess bakery company is planning to close down their plants across the country if union workers do not return to the plant. hostess runs 36 plants across the country including this bakery in oakland. if the strike didn't end today, the president said he would liquidate the company. but the deadline came and went with neither side backing down. hostess is expecting to announce its next move sometime tomorrow. >>> president obama visits new york. his promise today to a region hit hard
of them were from kennedy international airport in new york, newark airport. san jose airports reported no delays but they are fewer flights to the east coast. >>> in live storm tracker up and going. we have snow in the mountains widely scattered showers. widely scattered showers around here. just offshore now we have these showers getting ready to move in. they are very light and they are widely scattered stuff. the biggest hit was at about 1:00 or 2:00. more of that stuff out there tomorrow. i'm going to show you in our latest computer model. tomorrow morning overnight lows they're going to be chilly. 40 in napa. that's really cold. 46 in vallejo, when the kids head to school they're going to need jackets, they're going to need them in the morning, they're going to need them all day. there is a chance for more showers tomorrow. not as much as we had today but more tomorrow. i'll see you back here with that and your five day forecast with your weekend in view. >> we have a spinach recall to tell you about tonight. >>> also dualing protests as a new restaurant opens its doors. the contr
from san jose. tells us some stores are now trying to turn thanksgiving day into what you might call black friday. >> reporter: we just learned today that target will be starting its black friday deals on friday night as more and more retailers are trying to get your shopping dollars even earlier this year. >> reporter: it's already looking a lot like christmas in santana row even though thanksgiving does not get here until next week. >> i'm going to get up at 2:00 in the morning. i'll be standing in line just because. i'm going to be looking for clothes and stuff like that at the mall. >> reporter: midnight, going shopping. buying the best deal that i can. >> reporter: but midnight might be too late for the best deals at some of the biggest retails. target announced today it is opening up at 9:00. toys r' us and sears will be opening at 9:00 p.m. toys r' us are also doing something different by staggering its saleless. the -- sales. and some businesses are going to match prices. now amazon.com customers must pay sales tax. but it might not be enough to change shopping habits. >> so
. san jose police says one a bike is stolen the best way to get it back is with a serial number and a detailed description or photo. >> reporter: the officer on the beat who's riding around. he sees someone on the bicycle. any other day of the week he might drive by that person. if he has a good description of the boing and serial number go off. that may be an easy arrest. >> reporter: here's an interesting note. san jose police say in an effort to leave the crime, leaving your bike unlocked, may get you sited for it. >>> the investigation was carried out by the san francisco police department in the silican valley internet crimes against children task force. investigators say they identified the suspects in chat rooms then obtained warrants for their ip addresses and warrants for their suspect's homes where they found child pornography. the men arrested were all men between 25 and 48 years old. >>> a jury convicted a man for the murder of four women. the charges were so numerous it took 39 minutes to read all the verdicts. jurors convicted fredrick dosser jr. of 25 of the 36 ch
in the upper 50s to the low to mid- 60s. san jose 65, san mateo 63. monday night football at candle stick lots of cloud cover there and temperatures in the upper 50s for kick off. the five day forecast with your weekend always in view. there's a look of a shower tuesday. busy travel day wednesday. then just a sun-cloud mix. does look dry for thursday. a good news for thanksgiving. >> thank you, mark. >> thank, mark. >>> tomorrow night the san rafael city council will consider a new agreement with the city's new independent minor league baseball team. the san rafael pacifics played 42 games at albert park during the first season and raised money. noise levels as well as jaywalking along anderson drive will be looked at. it will also last three years instead of just one year. >>> coming up you have to hear what raiders owner mark davis had to say about today's loss against the state and what he had to say to the fans. sports wrap is next. >>> i apologized to them as well. >>> good evening everyone and welcome to this late sunday night edition of sports wrap. we keep waiting for a glimpse of some
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